Ecstatics, Diviners, and Prophets: The Weird and Wild Old Testament Podcast (episode 28; 323)
by Sheldon Greaves | Dec 4, 2018 | Bible Scholarship, Education, Featured, Institute, Leadership, Old Testament, Priesthood, prophecy, Seminary, Sunday School, Sunday School, The Weird and Wild Old Testament, Theology |
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How does the modern Mormon idea of a “prophet” line up with how the Old Testament sees prophets?
How was one “called'” to be a prophet during the time of the Old Testament?
Were prophets only old white males during the time of the Old Testament?
These questions and more are discussed with Dr. Sheldon Greaves in this episode of The Weird and Wild Old Testament.
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Dr. Sheldon Greaves received his Ph.D. in Ancient Near Eastern Studies with an emphasis in Hebrew Bible from UC Berkeley in 1996. He is a co-founder of Henley-Putnam University, a private university catering to the intelligence and counterterrorism communities. He has taught Old and New Testament and similar subjects at Stanford University. At present, Dr. Greaves leads seminars on biblical and related topics as Scholar-in-Residence at the Episcopal Church of the Good Samaritan in Corvallis, Oregon. He is also the founder of Guerrilla Scholars (501(c)(3) status pending), a loose association of learners, thinkers, teachers, artists, and recovering academics that can best be described as, "a bunch of geeks who want to save the world."
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